Academics

Read an overview of the J.D. Program Overview of the Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.) Program
The J.D. is the degree required for admission to the bar in nearly all U.S. states and territorial jurisdictions.
Learn more about the Concentrations Concentrations
The School of Law offers three different concentrations: business law, health law, and law and science. The programs allow students to focus on an area of the law by taking particular courses and showing a mastery of the subject through other certificate requirements. Completion is noted on students' transcripts.
Learn more about dual degree programs Dual Degree Programs
Texas Tech School of Law students can pursue a dual J.D. with one of ten dual degree programs (five business-related, three in the life sciences, a dual J.D./M. Engr., and a dual J.D/M.D. program).
Learn more about the LL.M. program Master of Laws (LL.M.) Program
The two-semester Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in United States Legal Studies at Texas Tech University School of Law is designed for graduates of foreign law schools who are interested in a formal program of study of the U.S. legal system. The inaugural class is anticipated to commence in the fall of 2013.
December 2013 Hooding Ceremony December 2013 Hooding Ceremony
Information about the upcoming graduation ceremony for the class of 2013.
Law School Policies Policies
View the rules, policies and requirements for students at the Texas Tech University School of Law.
Honor Code Honor Code
The Honor Code sets forth the code of conduct by which all Texas Tech University School of Law students abide.
Learn more about International Study International Law Programs
The School of Law's International Law Programs offer a number of international law courses as well as study abroad opportunities in Mexico, Australia, Lithuania, France, Denmark, Germany and other countries in which students may be interested.